Children at the Museum

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

 Friday 6th January Members’ Party  East Street Museum Join Us for Twelfth Night The next event at the Museum is a Twelfth Night Party for members and friends on January 6th at East Street. There will be food and wine and light entertainment beginning at 6:30. Do plan to join us. Cost is £10 each … read more …

First posted in Children at the Museum, East Street Posts, Events Diary on 23rd November 2017
Last updated: 14th December 2017



Half Term Fun at the Museum

Half Term Fun at the Museum

  Making Things, Dressing Up and Fun for Mums Too! Report and photos thanks to Heather Stevenson     Children enjoyed another fun afternoon at East Street Museum during half term on Wednesday 25th October.       They were busy making bird feeders out of pine cones filled with peanut butter, birdseed and fruits. They … read more …

First posted in Children at the Museum, East Street Posts, Featured on 29th October 2017
Last updated: 30th October 2017



Busy afternoon at the Museum

Busy afternoon at the Museum

A group of  over a dozen children had a busy afternoon at East Street Museum on Friday 1st September. They busied themselves making masks – of superheroes  such as Batman and Spiderman, also making pirate hats and elaborate tiaras. Bead threading was popular, making necklaces and bracelets.   The Museum also has a collection of children’s … read more …

First posted in Children at the Museum, East Street Posts, Featured on 5th September 2017
Last updated: 5th September 2017



Christmas at the Museum

Father Christmas at the East Street Grotto Father Christmas was kept busy throughout the day in his grotto at East St Museum which had been decorated for the festival theme of ‘Tales of Old’. He saw almost 400 children plus their parents, grandparents uncles, aunts, cousins, friends.  (In fact it seemed like the whole town had come … read more …

First posted in Children at the Museum, East Street Posts, Past Events on 9th April 2017
Last updated: 9th April 2017



Making Things at East Street

Making Things at East Street

Children’s Craft Afternoon February 17th Click on a photo to enlarge it. Children (and their parents/grandparents) always enjoy the activity afternoons at East Street. At this one, organised by stalwarts Sue Manktelow and Sue Muddiman,  they made bird feeders and pencil toppers and also decorated scallop shells with paint and glitter.       When … read more …

First posted in Children at the Museum, East Street Posts, Featured, Past Events on 18th February 2017
Last updated: 18th February 2017



For the Queen’s Birthday

For the Queen’s Birthday

Happy Birthday to our Queen June 2nd saw another busy and fun craft afternoon at East Street attended by local children and others on holiday, including visiting grandchildren from Singapore!  — in all, 14 children and 15 adults, producing a variety of crafts to celebrate the Queens 90th birthday. They made wonderful crowns adorned with crystals … read more …

First posted in Children at the Museum, East Street Posts, Featured, Past Events on 3rd June 2016
Last updated: 3rd June 2016



Half term Monster Fun at Museum

Half term Monster Fun at Museum

Smiling happy children (14 of them + parents) enjoyed a fun afternoon at East St Museum during half term on Thursday 18th February. We were very happy to welcome local children and  visiting children on holiday in the area. The large group of children did various craft projects involving painting, cutting and gluing. They made … read more …

First posted in Children at the Museum, East Street Posts, Featured, Uncategorized on 19th February 2016
Last updated: 19th February 2016



Monster fun to be had at the Museum

Monster fun to be had at the Museum

Children come along during Half Term on Thursday 18th February to East St Museum to have a fun crafting afternoon. There will be various activities from making a tree climbing monkey to celebrate the Chinese Year of the Monkey, Making, painting and gluing Monsters with wiggly eyes. Paper bead making,  fridge magnets and more…. all … read more …

First posted in Children at the Museum, East Street Posts, Events Diary on 11th February 2016
Last updated: 11th February 2016



Children’s Day

Children’s Day

Children’s Crafts Afternoon – Monday 26th October The afternoon of Monday, 26th October was a very creative one at the East Street Museum. Children enjoyed a variety of autumn themed crafts, using leaves and conkers, twigs and wool to make conker animals, conker woollen spider web weaving, leaf collages, jam jar lanterns, twig men and … read more …

First posted in Children at the Museum, East Street Posts, Past Events on 29th October 2015
Last updated: 1st January 2016



Wet day leads to large attendance for children’s activity afternoon

Wet day leads to large attendance for children’s activity afternoon

Rye museum had its latest children’s activity afternoon at the East Street Museum on Wednesday 26 August. It was a wet and windy day so we may have expected a good turnout of children, parents and grandparents. The count was 22 children and 24 adults, quite amazing. There were families from Germany and Canada as … read more …

First posted in Children at the Museum, East Street Posts, Featured on 4th September 2015
Last updated: 8th September 2015